Arrrgg... pirate poetry centers! In this package are 8 hands on poetry centers for your young poets. Each center has a tactile activity that will have student practicing different word games to strengthen their word choices when writing poetry.
Included are 8 poetry centers.
1) Cannon Balls Attack! Stack up cups like a tower and knock them down with a cannon ball. Write a poem with the words knocked down as displayed on the cups.
2) Pirate Puzzles: Cut out the poems provided and mix them up. Have students try to put the puzzles back together, or create their own with the given pieces.
3) Walk the Plank Poetry! Have students practice working with rhyming words, antonyms, and synonyms while playing Walk the Plank Jenga.
4) An Audience with the Captain. See what your kiddos know about poetry devices during this center. You will have the opportunity to read with and ask questions that will show you what your kiddos really know about poetry.
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Teacher notes included as well as all paper cuts outs that will be required to make these centers successful!
You will also find many Pirate themed Poetry Devices Posters in this package. If your students have any questions about a certain poetry devices they can use the posters as a visual resource.